Immigration Resources

Update on Changes to Asylum Eligibility

The Commission on Immigration has prepared a document which explains recent developments on changes to asylum eligibility for individuals who enter the border between the U.S. and Mexico without inspection.

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Resources from the Commission on Immigration

Publications

Publications by the American Bar Association's Commission on Immigration

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Deferred Action For Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

Community and government resources providing information about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)

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ABA Civil Immigration Detention Standards

In August 2012, the ABA House of Delegates adopted the ABA Civil Immigration Detention Standards, which outline how a truly civil immigration detention system should look and operate, with the goal of offering a framework for reforming the current immigration detention system, particularly in areas of concern to the ABA.

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Related Organizations

This list, while not exhaustive, links to other organizations in the immigration advocacy community, which can assist in learning more about immigration and pro bono issues.

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Suggestions?

This list of resources, while not exhaustive, will assist you in learning more about immigration and pro bono issues. Do you know of other relevant sites of interest? Please contact us. We welcome your suggestions.

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